Tags: This Girl Can
Fit Got Real is the latest phase of This Girl Can. It's a celebration of all the ways real women actually get active all over the country. You may or may not have full time jobs and full time kids, but everyone has full-on schedules.
So, when you exercise, get active in clever ways that fit into your busy life. It might be cycling to work. It might be taking the dog for a run. It might simply be getting... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:05
More than 160 people of all ages and abilities came together on Friday 19th October to celebrate the Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership annual awards held at The Cooper Associates Cricket Ground, Taunton. The awards, organised by Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership (SASP) highlight the achievements and successes of inspirational volunteers, outstanding coaches, talented athletes and high... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:36
Passionate about getting more women and girls getting on court? Looking to deliver female-only group sessions? Look no further!
England Squash are holding a subsidised level 1 coaching course at Workout Bristol (formerly Bristol Vivo Centre) on 3rd March and are offering you the chance to:
- become a qualified England Squash Level 1 coach
- gain resources and support to successfully deliver female-only (Squash... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 11:05
Monday over 60's Football - restarts Monday 8th Jan at Taunton Vale
Tuesday Walking Sports - restarts Tuesday 9th Jan at Taunton Vale
Wednesday over 35's Football - restarts Wednesday 3rd Jan at Taunton Vale
Indoor Rounders - restarts Wednesday 10th Jan at Taunton Vale
Thursday Pay & Play Rounders - restarts Thursday 11th Jan at Taunton Vale
Friday Pay & Play Netball - restarts Friday 12th Jan at... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:53
It is a long held belief that older people have very limited use of social media while the younger generations will live their lives through this medium.
SASP wish to test the concept of helping older people get more active through the use of their family members positively influencing their physical activity levels. We want to see a positive behaviour change around physical activity with older members... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:42
Congratulations to Stewart Collins of SASP who has been awarded the inaugural Unsung Hero Award from Rounders England, in a surprise presentation on Wednesday night.
Stewart has worked to deliver and support rounders delivery in Somerset and North Devon over the last 5 years. Despite being a paid member of staff, Stewart goes above and beyond the call of duty, spending many unpaid hours to support players... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:32
Get ready to celebrate phenomenal women everywhere – This Girl Can is returning to our TV screens.
And what better time for the ad to make its return than on Monday, the start of Women's Sport Week.
Sport England have been busy creating lots of new content and ways for us to help women everywhere find the right activity and sport for them.
Snapchat filter - On 22 July, Sport England's Snapchat... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:29
Meet, Move and Be Me is a new service looking at improving the quality of life for those who are living with and beyond cancer. It is a dedicated weekly session at French Weir Park in Taunton every Wednesday starting7th June 3.00 to 4.00pm. This will include talks, coffee, walking, Nordic walking, Pilates, boule etc. It will be free with donations welcome to allow everyone to come along and enjoy the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 17:00
As part of the final celebrations for IRONMAN 70.3 UK, organisers have confirmed that they will also be staging a 5km IRONGIRL run event.
Keen to encourage people of all ages and levels of fitness to be able to take part in racing over the weekend, the 5km IRONGIRL run event will take place in addition to the IRONKIDS run on Saturday 24th June followed by the IRONMAN 70.3 UK triathlon event on Sunday... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:44
We are delighted to announce that once again we will be hosting an International Rounders Fixture between 3 representative teams (comprised of players from the Taunton Summer Rounders League and the Exmoor project) to play competitive games against the England National teams – the Senior squad, the U19's and the under 16's.
What? SASP have arranged for 3 games per team to be played against 3 England... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:33